Anderson Silva is regarded as one of the all-time greats in the world of MMA who competed against several top names in the MMA world when he used to be active. Silva was released from the UFC last year in November after he lost to Uriah Hall in his final match.
Anderson Silva squared off against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., son of the legendary boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. on June 19 in a boxing match. The MMA legend took the combat sports world by storm as he shockingly defeated Chavez Jr. in decisive fashion.
Anderson Silva looked very impressive with his performance in the 8-round boxing match, as he landed many clean hits on Chavez Jr and proved that he has the best striking ability in all of combat sports.
Now it seems his next opponent might have been revealed. According to a leaked message posted by news site Dextero, Silva’s next boxing match has already been booked and it will be against Logan Paul on September 19 in Dubai.
“There will be a huge event in Dubai on September 19. Main event is Anderson Silva vs. Logan Paul boxing match…”
Viktor Doria is a Brazilan jiu-jitsu black belt, and is said to have insider knowledge about the proposed Silva vs. Paul boxing match. Jake Paul already made it clear he wants Anderson Silva to be on the same card as his match against Tyron Woodley. We will have to see if Anderson Silva and Logan Paul will face off in the future.